The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 29 30 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 73 115 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.39% 8.91% 4.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.04% 33.63% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 59 101 29
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
270 342 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.03% 26.49% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 233 302 158
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,650 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Brighton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 154 (96.86%) C#
2 144 (90.57%) .NET
3 105 (66.04%) ASP.NET
4 69 (43.40%) SQL Server
5 66 (41.51%) Web Services
6 63 (39.62%) jQuery
7 62 (38.99%) VB.NET
8 61 (38.36%) CSS
8 61 (38.36%) HTML
9 60 (37.74%) JavaScript
10 53 (33.33%) OO
11 50 (31.45%) SQL
12 46 (28.93%) MVC
13 43 (27.04%) Computer Science
14 39 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (24.53%) MS Excel
15 38 (23.90%) HTML5
16 37 (23.27%) Degree
17 36 (22.64%) WCF
18 35 (22.01%) Microsoft
18 35 (22.01%) XML
19 34 (21.38%) LINQ
20 31 (19.50%) VB
21 30 (18.87%) TDD
21 30 (18.87%) Ajax
22 26 (16.35%) .NET Framework
23 25 (15.72%) VB6
23 25 (15.72%) Silverlight
23 25 (15.72%) XSLT
23 25 (15.72%) Mobile Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (11.95%) IIS
2 8 (5.03%) CMS
2 8 (5.03%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 39 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) Internet
2 8 (5.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.21%) SQLite
3 11 (6.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (6.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 11 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.29%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.66%) Firebird
6 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (8.18%) Eclipse
1 13 (8.18%) NUnit
1 13 (8.18%) StyleCop
2 12 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (6.92%) Subversion
4 10 (6.29%) TeamCity
5 9 (5.66%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (5.66%) German Language
2 8 (5.03%) Publishing
3 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 146 (91.82%) Developer
2 100 (62.89%) C# Developer
3 76 (47.80%) .NET Developer
4 50 (31.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (17.61%) Software Developer
6 26 (16.35%) Web Developer
6 26 (16.35%) .NET Web Developer
7 25 (15.72%) C# Web Developer
8 21 (13.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (11.95%) WPF Developer
10 18 (11.32%) Junior
10 18 (11.32%) Junior Developer
11 17 (10.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (10.69%) Senior Developer
12 16 (10.06%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (10.06%) Junior Software Developer
13 15 (9.43%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (8.81%) C# Programmer
14 14 (8.81%) Programmer
15 13 (8.18%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (90.57%) .NET
2 105 (66.04%) ASP.NET
3 66 (41.51%) Web Services
4 63 (39.62%) jQuery
5 61 (38.36%) CSS
5 61 (38.36%) HTML
6 38 (23.90%) HTML5
7 36 (22.64%) WCF
8 35 (22.01%) XML
9 34 (21.38%) LINQ
10 30 (18.87%) Ajax
11 26 (16.35%) .NET Framework
12 25 (15.72%) Silverlight
12 25 (15.72%) XSLT
13 21 (13.21%) WPF
14 19 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (11.95%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (8.18%) Entity Framework
15 13 (8.18%) CSS3
16 10 (6.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 43 (27.04%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.66%) User Experience
4 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.63%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.69%) Windows
2 10 (6.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.33%) OO
2 46 (28.93%) MVC
3 39 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (18.87%) TDD
5 25 (15.72%) Mobile Development
6 20 (12.58%) Scrum
7 19 (11.95%) Software Engineering
7 19 (11.95%) Web Development
8 16 (10.06%) OOD
9 14 (8.81%) Open Source
10 10 (6.29%) Waterfall
10 10 (6.29%) ITIL
10 10 (6.29%) OOP
11 9 (5.66%) Content Management
11 9 (5.66%) Integration Testing
11 9 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.03%) Web Accessibility
13 7 (4.40%) BDD
14 4 (2.52%) Data Protection
15 3 (1.89%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 154 (96.86%) C#
2 62 (38.99%) VB.NET
3 60 (37.74%) JavaScript
4 50 (31.45%) SQL
5 31 (19.50%) VB
6 25 (15.72%) VB6
7 21 (13.21%) Lua
8 11 (6.92%) F#
8 11 (6.92%) Java
9 10 (6.29%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.89%) C++
11 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (23.27%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.21%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.26%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (22.01%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.55%) Google
3 8 (5.03%) Adobe
3 8 (5.03%) OpenText
3 8 (5.03%) RedDot
4 1 (0.63%) Remedy
4 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.63%) Akamai
4 1 (0.63%) ForgeRock
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